Indie rock artist whose hit single "Somebody That I Used To Know" was #1 on the Billboard Hot 100. He has won multiple BRIT and Grammy Awards.
He was given a set of old records which sparked his inspiration. He released his first songs in 2001, including one called "Out Here in the Cold."
He has also been a member of The Basics.
His birth name is Wouter Debacker and he moved to Australia with his parents at the age of two. He was in a longterm relationship with musician Tash Parker.
Gotye and Kimbra both sang on "Somebody That I Used to Know."